Orlamünde

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Orlamünde
Coat of arms of Orlamünde
Coat of arms
Orlamünde   is located in Germany
Orlamünde
Orlamünde
Coordinates: 50°46′31″N 11°31′53″E / 50.77528°N 11.53139°E / 50.77528; 11.53139Coordinates: 50°46′31″N 11°31′53″E / 50.77528°N 11.53139°E / 50.77528; 11.53139
Country Germany
State Thuringia
District Saale-Holzland-Kreis
Municipal assoc. Südliches Saaletal
Government
 • Mayor Uwe Nitsche
Area
 • Total 7.58 km2 (2.93 sq mi)
Elevation 168 m (551 ft)
Population (2012-12-31)[1]
 • Total 1,146
 • Density 150/km2 (390/sq mi)
Time zone CET/CEST (UTC+1/+2)
Postal codes 07768
Dialling codes 036423
Vehicle registration SHK
Website www.vg-suedliches-saaletal.de

Orlamünde is a town in the Saale-Holzland district, in Thuringia, Germany. It is situated at the confluence of the rivers Saale and Orla, 17 km south of Jena. It was the centre of a county, often united to Weimar, in the Early Middle Ages.

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